Teaching ethics in a business program

TitleTeaching ethics in a business program
Publication TypeJournal Article
Year of Publication2008
AuthorsGrant, JH
JournalNew Directions for Higher Education
Issue142
Pagination75-86
Date PublishedSummer2008
Type of ArticleArticle
Publication Languageeng
ISSN Number02710560
Accession Number33385818
Keywordsbusiness , competition , education , ethics , Instructional Methods , international , societies , VALUES
AbstractThis article draws on various business situations and research results to illustrate how ethical concepts get connected to standards of practice or conduct eduring the education of undergraduate business students. The author explores these issues, and then offers ways for students to think about the balance between behavior guided by different levels of ethical reasoning versus behavior constrained by various regulations and enforcement mechanisms.
NotesGrant, John H. 1; Affiliation: 1: Monfort College of Business, University of Northern Colorado; Source Info: Summer2008, Issue 142, p75; Subject Term: ETHICS -- Study & teaching; Subject Term: BUSINESS education; Subject Term: EDUCATION; Subject Term: COMPETITION, International; Subject Term: SOCIETIES; Subject Term: VALUES; NAICS/Industry Codes: 611410 Business and Secretarial Schools; NAICS/Industry Codes: 611310 Colleges, Universities, and Professional Schools; NAICS/Industry Codes: 611699 All Other Miscellaneous Schools and Instruction; NAICS/Industry Codes: 923110 Administration of Education Programs; NAICS/Industry Codes: 611710 Educational Support Services; Number of Pages: 12p; Illustrations: 2 Diagrams, 1 Chart; Document Type: Article
DOI10.1002/he.304
Short TitleTeaching ethics in a business program
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